Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Waiting on Wednesday [5]

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Taken
by Erin Bowman
Expected Publication: 16th April 2013

From Goodreads:
There are no men in Claysoot. There are boys—but every one of them vanishes at midnight on his eighteenth birthday. The ground shakes, the wind howls, a blinding light descends...and he’s gone.

They call it the Heist.

Gray Weathersby’s eighteenth birthday is mere months away, and he’s prepared to meet his fate–until he finds a strange note from his mother and starts to question everything he’s been raised to accept: the Council leaders and their obvious secrets. The Heist itself. And what lies beyond the Wall that surrounds Claysoot–a structure that no one can cross and survive.

Climbing the Wall is suicide, but what comes after the Heist could be worse. Should he sit back and wait to be taken–or risk everything on the hope of the other side?


It sounds really interesting and i really like the fact that it's centered a round a guy. Almost all the YA I'm reading has a female MC and the guy usually just plays the love interest but this sounds really good. I really like the cover too, excited to see what this book's like!
What are your thoughts? Do you think it sounds cool?

8 comments:

  1. This has been a pretty popular pick lately. Thanks for sharing! ^.^ If you would like to check out my Waiting On Wednesday you can do so here. :)

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    1. I did see it a couple of place but it sounds so good I just had to share! :)

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  2. I already have this one on my to-read list and I can't wait to read it when it comes out. It sounds so good and the cover is gorgeous! Great pick!
    Come check out my WOW post.

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    1. It sounds great and the cover is just fabulous!

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  3. I have this on my tbr pile and can't wait for it, either.
    Great Pick!

    My WOW

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  4. Great choice!! As soon as I heard about this book a few weeks ago, I added it to my Goodreads shelf. It sounds amazing! I hope we both love it. :) I'm a new GFC follower!

    My WoW - Pulse

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  5. This sounds really interesting! I agree about reading stories from the male perspective. It's nice to have some variety.

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  6. I have this one on my shelf and I'm so excited to read it!!! It's going to be AWESOME :D Great pick!

    Anna @ Literary Exploration
    My WoW

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